Acer Predator 17 X GX-792-76DL


Acer Predator 17 X GX-792-76DL
Acer Predator 17 X GX-792-76DL (Predator 17X Series)
Graphics adapter
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 (Laptop) - 8192 MB, Core: 1732 MHz, Memory: 2700 MHz, GDDR5X, ForceWare 378.66
16384 MB 
, 2x 8 GB DDR4-2400, Dual-Channel, 2/4 Slots in use, up to 64 GB
17.3 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 127 PPI, LP173WF4-SPF5 (LGD056D), IPS, Full HD, G-Sync, 75 Hz, glossy: no
Intel HM175
Toshiba NVMe THNSN5512GPU7, 512 GB 
, SSD + HGST Travelstar 7K1000 HTS721010A9E630, 1TB HDD @ 7200 rpm. Söots: 2x M.2 Type 2280 (PCIe/NVMe) & 1x 2.5 inch
Realtek ALC255 @ High Definition Audio-Controller
4 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 USB 3.1 Gen2, 1 Thunderbolt, 1 HDMI, 2 DisplayPort, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: Headphones, Microphone, Card Reader: SD,SDHC,SDXC
Killer E2400 Gigabit Ethernet Controller (10/100/1000/2500/5000MBit/s), Killer Wireless-n/a/ac 1535 Wireless Network Adapter (b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 4.1
height x width x depth (in mm): 45 x 423 x 322 ( = 1.77 x 16.65 x 12.68 in)
88.8 Wh, 6000 mAh Lithium-Ion, 8 cells
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Webcam: HD (1280x720)
Additional features
Speakers: 4.2 (Dolby Audio), Keyboard: Chiclet, Keyboard Light: yes, PSU: 330 Watts, Acer Care Center, Predator Sense, Killer Network Manager, MS Office 365 Trial, XSplit Gamecaster Trial, 24 Months Warranty
4.346 kg ( = 153.3 oz / 9.58 pounds), Power Supply: 1.306 kg ( = 46.07 oz / 2.88 pounds)
3000 EUR



Average Score: 83.7% - good
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 99%, features: 70%, display: 87% mobility: 59%, workmanship: 79%, ergonomy: 82%, emissions: 80%

Reviews for the Acer Predator 17 X GX-792-76DL

87.4% Acer Predator 17 X (7820HK, FHD, GTX 1080) Laptop Review | Notebookcheck
It's getting hot! The Acer Predator X is the extremely powerful "luxury edition" of the regular Predator 17. Are the components well-balanced and is the performance sufficient for a spot in our Top 10 ranking?
Test: Acer Predator 17 X (GX-792) - maximum mobilního výkonu s nVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
Source: CZ→EN
Positive: Nice performance; good cooling and silent system; excellent ergonomy.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/25/2017
80% Test Acer Predator 17 X (GTX 1080)
Source: NO→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 03/30/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%


NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 (Laptop): Pascal based laptop graphics card using GDDR5 graphics memory. Should offer a similar performance to the deskto GTX 1080. However, there is also a more power efficient "Max-Q" version that performs worse than the normal GTX1080 and is used in thin and light laptops.

These graphics cards are able to play the latest and most demanding games in high resolutions and full detail settings with enabled Anti-Aliasing.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

Intel Core i7: The Intel Core i7 for laptops is based on the LG1156 Core i5/i7 CPU for desktops. The base clock speed of the CPUs is relatively low, but because of a huge Turbo mode, the cores can dynamically overclock to up to 3.2 GHz (920XM). Therefore, the CPU can be as fast as high clocked dual-core CPUs (using single threaded applications) but still offer the advantage of 4 cores. Because of the large TDP of 45 W / 55 W, the CPU is only intended for large laptops.  

7820HK: Quad-core notebook processor based on the Kaby Lake architecture running at 2.9 - 3.9 GHz. It is the second fastest model of the consumer H-series in the beginning of 2017. The chip also integrates the HD Graphics 630 GPU clocked at 350 - 1100 MHz and is manufactured in a 14 nm process (improved compared to Skylake). Compared to the Core i7-7820HQ, the 7820HK lacks business features like vPro or TXT support.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


This large display size is used for laptops which are mainly intended for an use on a desk.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

4.346 kg:

This weight is representative for typical laptops with a 14-16 inch display-diagonal.

Acer: The company was founded under the name of Multitech in Taiwan in 1976 and renamed to Acer or Acer Group in 1987. The product range includes, for example, laptops, tablets, smartphones, desktops, monitors and televisions. Gateway Inc. and Packard Bell also belong to the Group and sell their own laptops.

While Acer still had the third largest global market share in the notebook segment in 2008, it ranked 6th in 2016 with a market share of 6% after they had continuously lost market shares.

There are dozens of Acer laptop reviews per month, the ratings are average (as of 2016). Gateway, which has an own laptop line-up, has also belonged to the Acer Group since 2007.

83.7%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


Acer Predator 17X GX-792-77BL
GeForce GTX 1080 (Laptop)
Acer Predator 17X GX-792-70DR
GeForce GTX 1080 (Laptop)

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Stefan Hinum, 2017-04-23 (Update: 2017-04-23)